Enterprise Performance Management

3 Keys to a Successful Design Session

I met up with a long-time client, Dave, recently at an industry conference who was telling me about a kitchen renovation his family did. His wife led the charge and was (in his words)...

Getting Started with Calculations in PBCS

Should we move our Hyperion Planning environment to PBCS (Planning Budgeting Cloud Service)? We are moving to PBCS – what is going to change?  We know we are moving to PBCS eventually –...

Navigating Uncertainty: How OneStream Can Help

Uncertainty lingers in the market. The deficit has doubled, Americans are drowning in debt, and it’s likely that the fiscal stimulus won’t last. We’ve seen companies fail in the “retail...

Is a Big Bang Approach the Right Choice for Your Implementation?

Well, that's the million-dollar question, isn’t it?

We have all used the phrase, but, in my experience, there are few actual million-dollar questions out there. Sure, we can all contemplate...

A Sophisticated CPM Solution

With the influx of technologies available, the finance department's role has changed. New tools and technologies appear to enter the market daily. CFOs must focus beyond just their...

Is Custom Really King?

With the endless amount of information available at our fingertips, today’s consumer is more price-conscious than ever. Consumers instinctively search for promo codes before making an...

Using FDMEE Multi Dimension Mapping

In old FDM if there was ever a need to source two fields for an exception mapping, it was required to write a script to resolve this issue so that the scripted member would then be able to...

FDMEE / FDM - Map One Source Account to Multiple Target Accounts

What do you do when one line item provides more information than only one destination Point of View?

Using Batch & MaxL Scripts to Build a Simple Data Utility

Introduction

Loading data to Essbase cubes can be done in many ways. Oracle provides a number of applications that can perform this task. One of such tools is MaxL. Combining Maxl Scripts...